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Star Wars Battlefront joins EA and Origin Access next week

Electronic Arts' subscription service EA Access, and its PC counterpart, Origin Access, are adding Star Wars Battlefront on Tuesday, December 13. If you're a member, you'll be able to play the full game at no extra cost, though you won't ha...   read

 
 
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Review: Titanfall 2

We’ve become very use to iterative changes in our shooters. The annual release schedule of the biggest series combined with the typically risk averse nature of major studios means we’re generally treated to small changes in ever...   read

 
 
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(Update) EA seems to have banned an entire country from Origin

[Update: On the day of this post (10/30/16), I had reached out to EA via their customer service e-mail to get an answer on the situation. The response I got was very helpful and should put anyone at ease. "The short answer here is that this...   read

 
 
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Three Titanfall 2 Origin release deals up to 18% off

Hey guess what? Titanfall 2 is out. We're serious. It's totally out. Didn't you see the giant skyscraper poster and mass TV ad blitz? No? Okay because we didn't either. In either case, Titanfall 2 went live last night and albeit fanfare is ...   read

 
 
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GOG has some more EA games that don't require Origin

I honestly had no clue that a lot of more recent EA titles were available at GOG.com. I've kind of sworn off of the publisher ever since it created Origin, but having its titles in a DRM-free manner could persuade me to pick up some older "...   read

 
 
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Titanfall 2 will be skipping EA/Origin Access

If you're a fan of EA's newer games, one of the neatest benefits of owning an Xbox One is having access to EA Access, a service that (typically) lets you play new EA releases a few days early. It also gives you a selection of older titles f...   read

 
 
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Original Dungeon Keeper free on Origin

The Dungeon Keeper franchise is pretty tarnished at this point, its name tied to a shameless mobile scam from a few years ago. But if you played the games from before EA bought Bullfrog Productions, you might remember a charming, ...   read

 
 
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New coupon gives 24% off Dishonored 2, South Park, Watch Dogs 2, and more upcoming games

GMG appears to be bringing back coupon codes for a limited time. PC gamers can now take an additional 3% off almost all titles on its site. The percentage off is kind of weak by itself, but the new GMG code will stack with existin...   read

 
 
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Origin's flash sale has $40 Mirror's Edge Catalyst and $20 Battlefront

Random? You bet. Origin is running a flash sale on six titles and their premium editions. On the discount wagon there's Star Wars Battlefront along with its Season Pass; Need for Speed and its Deluxe Edition; plus June's Mirror's Edge ...   read

 
 
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Jade Empire joins the Origin Access Vault this year

Before BioWare became a Hollywood action studio somewhere after Mass Effect 2, it was a true old school RPG factory. Players had choices (here's an accurate depiction of a lot of modern RPGs), outcomes for decisions weren't always obvious, ...   read

 
 


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$5 Battlefield 4 and $20 Battlefront in new Origin 'Infinite Fun' sale

It's been a long time coming, but Battlefield 4 has finally returned to its historic low price of five dollars. Generally floating around $10 to $15 in occasional sales, Battlefield 4 hasn't been at this price point since Black Friday weeke...   read

 
 
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Cheapest Phantom Pain across all platform and more weekend deals

Some decent retail discount are happening this weekend on last year's Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain. Until tomorrow, Best Buy has the PS4 and Xbox One console versions down to $24.99 which is a new low price. The PS3 and Xbox 36...   read

 
 
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Origin's sitewide 30% off coupon means Sims 4 and Battlefront deals galore

The Origin store is running a site-wide 30 percent off promo code. Yay! But before you bust out the wallet for Battlefield 1 or Mirror's Edge Catalyst, think again. The discount is rather restrictive for a "site-wide" coupon. You won't...   read

 
 
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Battlefield 1 gets its first 20% off discount on PC

Update: Price below now slightly cheaper at 25% off. Find other Battlefield 1 deals here. Hyped enough for Battlefield 1 that you'll dive in with JUST a reveal trailer? Green Man Gaming is betting on it as the retailer currently has Battlef...   read

 
 
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Battlefield titles on sale as Battlefield 1 pre-order open

EA is discounting Battlefield titles this week because, well, that's all everyone is going to be talking about this weekend now that you-know-what has been revealed. From now until May 11 at 10:00am Pacific, Battlefield 4 and Battlefie...   read

 
 
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Horizon wants to put all your games into one, open-source launcher

Here’s something pretty neat: Horizon – an open-source launcher that aggregates all of your games, regardless of whether they’re on Origin, Steam, Uplay, or wherever, into one application. While it is possible to add exter...   read

 
 
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Medal of Honor: Pacific Assault is free on Origin right now

Heads up, Medal of Honor: Pacific Assault is free on Origin right now. Add it to your account, and you get to keep it forever! If you ask someone what their favourite Medal of Honor game is, you generally get one of two answers: Allied Assa...   read

 
 
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EA and Origin Access subscribers can play the first two levels of Unravel right now

It’s not long now until puzzle-platformer Unravel is launched. On February 9, the world will be too distracted by how adorable Yarny is to notice many of the world’s ills, and we will at last have achieved global peace. We shall...   read

 
 
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Need for Speed: Most Wanted is free on Origin

The latest game in Origin's On the House program is 2012's Need for Speed: Most Wanted. For a limited time, you can add it to your account for free and it'll stay there until the end of days, probably. I'm not particularly well-versed in th...   read

 
 
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EA's Origin Access available now in Europe

The PC variation of EA's subscription service, Origin Access, is now available in Europe. The service rolled out across North America on January 12, but only now has reached European shores.  If you're familiar with the Xbox One ...   read

 
 
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EA Access is available on PC now too

EA Access, the subscription service to lease certain Electronic Arts games, is no longer exclusive to the Xbox One. It's now available on PC as well, but rebranded to "Origin Access." Despite the name change, Origin Access looks to function...   read

 
 
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The big o' Steam, GMG, and Origin Winter Sale top pick roundup

Yesterday the Steam Winter Sale went live, culminating in the year-end yuletide savings PC gamers have come to expect. Unlike previous years though, there are no flash sales or daily deals to worry about. While we're sure there are plenty o...   read

 
 
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Star Wars Battlefront 33% off on Origin as Force Awakens nears

What will you be doing this weekend? EA is hoping some of you will watch Star Wars: The Force Awakens and then follow the hype train straight to Star Wars Battlefront. From now until December 21 at 10 AM Pacific, both the Standard and Delux...   read

 
 
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Jade Empire free on Origin, plus leftover PC game deals

We mentioned Jade Empire going free a month ago, but that was a premature oopsie by Origin. Starting today, this "On the House" freebie is now solidified. No payment info is required -- just add to cart, finish the checkout process, and the...   read

 
 
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Origin Black Friday arrives early: $15 Inquisition, $12 Hardline

Black Friday for PC Gamers has begun with Origin launching the first salvo of discounts. Now through November 30 (Cyber Monday), get up to 75% off hundreds of titles and DLC packs. For the most part, Origin has discounts on EA games, but su...   read

 
 
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